A look at the day's political happenings, including the husband of an Arkansas Republican Party official suggests shooting GOP lawmakers over Medicaid expansion and a New York state lawmaker advocates torturing the Boston bombing suspect.
It's hard for me to accept that the right to "keep and bear arms" extends to the kind of arsenal that Adam Lanza -- and his mother, Nancy, whom he also killed -- assembled and kept in their home.
A look at the day's political happenings, including more legal troubles for former Idaho Sen. Larry Craig related to that infamous bathroom arrest and Barbara Walters' possible major announcement.
Some residents are understandably upset at the National Rifle Association for bombarding them with pro-gun robocalls and postcards that ask the community to oppose gun-control measures that the Connecticut state legislature is considering in the wake of the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
The actor, who is mostly known for comedic roles, took on a serious tone when he used Twitter to focus on the gun debate that has emerged in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school shootings.
The National Rifle Association may want to consider adding conservative media outlet Fox News--or at least "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace--to its enemies list after Wallace took on NRA chief Wayne LaPierre during a tense interview Sunday morning.
In case you missed it, a smattering of conspiracy theories about last month's shooting in Newtown, Conn., has been making the rounds on the Internet. One claims the massacre never happened, while another states it was a plot by the government and the media in order to take people's guns away.
“Vice President Biden is asking the president to bypass Congress and use executive privilege, executive order to ban assault rifles and to impose stricter gun control," says James Yeager of Tennessee weapons training company Tactical Response. “I’m telling you that if that happens, it’s going to spark a civil war, and I’ll be glad to fire the first shot."
The vice president pledged Wednesday that the White House will take action on gun control in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.
A look at the day's political happenings, including the company that would rather pay a daily $1.3 million fine than fund contraceptive coverage and a news magazine's accidental posting of an obituary of an ex-president who is still alive.